I'm sorry Critter,
I agree with timberghost, now you have a trip to recall when you think the next one isn't going well.
I think the Positive view in all this would be,
A day away from the JOB is always a good day, even with bad weather and an "impatient" brother in law.....
Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch.
Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the outcome of the vote.